Public Lecture by Daron Acemoglu, Massachusetts Institute of Technology Professor


The Victor Pinchuk Foundation invites Ukrainian students to a lecture by Daron Acemoglu, Professor of MIT, to be held on the occasion of the 16th Annual Meeting of the Yalta European Strategy (YES). The lecture is organized in partnership with Kyiv School of Economics.


Moderator: Tymofiy Mylovanov, Minister for Economic Development, Trade and Agriculture of Ukraine.


Seats are limited. Participation is free. Deadline to register for the event is on September 9 at 12:00 pm. On the day of the event on September 14, registration begins at 16:00.


Also keep in mind that for safety reasons, please do not bring: water and other beverages, glass bottles, sharp objects, spray cans (any aerosols), fireproof items and suitcases (even for laptops). The entrance to the hall will be through the security service, so in case of the presence of prohibited items or suitcases, the security will have to take them from you till the end of the event.


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Within the framework of the Public Lectures project, since 2006, the Victor Pinchuk Foundation regularly invites leading thinkers, politicians and public figures to Ukraine to discuss the challenges facing the world and Ukraine. Organizing such a dialogue between world leaders and Ukrainian students has enabled the Foundation to contribute to the education of a new generation of responsible leaders for decades.